Ludacris and Vanessa Hudgens to Host the 2017 Billboard Music Awards

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Ludacris speaks onstage during the 2016 Billboard Music Awards at T-Mobile Arena on May 22, 2016 in Las Vegas. 

Billboard can officially confirm that Ludacris and Vanessa Hudgens will be the co-hosts of this year's Billboard Music Awards.

This will be Ludacris' fourth straight year in the role. Hudgens will replace last year's co-host, Ciara, in her first time in the position. Hudgens took to Instagram to celebrate the announcement, writing "I'm so unbelievably excited to host the @BBMAs this year with @Ludacris!"

Be sure to watch the Billboard Music Awards next Sunday, May 21 on ABC at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. 



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